In addition to the main puzzles that you will need to move forward in your adventure, The Talos Principle 2 also has secret puzzles that you do not need to complete but that will provide you with more information about what the game is about. For this reason, in this article, we will provide you with a complete list of all The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzles that you can find in the game world. Be aware, however, that these puzzles are a little more complex than the ones you will have to face to conclude the main story, so you will need a little more ingenuity to solve them.
The first of The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzles is located in the East 2 area. The statue is located near puzzle room number 3. Right in front of the monument, you can see a plaque with the numbers 2, 4, 7 and 8 Check the backs of all the stones that have these numbers engraved on them and you will find switches. Press the switches located next to the rocks with the numbers mentioned above and return to the statue to obtain the star.
The second statue is located near puzzle room number 4. Again, look at the plaque and you will find that it depicts a statue of a human and a star-shaped tower right behind it. Furthermore, you will be able to see an X that indicates the exact place where the puzzle to be solved is located. The statue is located on the left from the direction you came from, right near the coast. What you will have to look for is a small overlook area where there is a terminal on it. At this point, position yourself so that you have the statue behind you and the terminal in front of you. You will see some pillars and one of them will have a switch on it that will allow you to solve the puzzle.
The third of The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzles is located behind puzzle room number 7. In this case, the plaque will show you the map of the sona and near three areas on it you will see letters: T, A and C. These are switches that you will have to find outside some rooms. Keep in mind, however, that the map is actually upside down so what is north is actually south and vice versa. Anyway, don't worry; we'll tell you how to solve this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzle.
The first thing to do is continue on the path that starts from the point where you are heading north. At a certain point, you will see a series of figures made with cubes. Push the three cubes at the top and those at the center, to form the letter T. As soon as you arrive at the right solution, the words “Pattern is already solved” will appear on the screen, so don't proceed further until you get this message.
Now, you'll need to head towards puzzle room number 8, but head down to the right of the room to find some bonus rooms. Go to the right along the room and prepare to do a small platform phase to get to the point of interest. Here, as before, you will find golden cubes that you will have to transform into the letter A. How? Simply press all the cubes at the top, right and left, and then press the one in the center. Again, you will receive a message on the screen when you have reached the right solution.
Finally, you will have to go to the last place marked on the map to complete this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue, which is the one on the other side of the tower. Continue towards the back of the bonus room and be careful to proceed carefully so as not to fall. On the side of the room you will find the last set of cubes that you will have to transform into the letter C. Press all the cubes at the top and bottom, plus those remaining on the left side to create the desired letter. In this way, you will have completed this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzle.
This The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue is easy to find, since it is located right in front of the transit station. The plaque on it shows, once again, three locations on the map. The first place is simple to find, in fact all you have to do is go in the direction of puzzle room number 1 and look for a path that runs along the external wall of the right part of the room. Follow the path until you have to turn right to reach the water's edge. At the end of this path, you will see a statue: this is where the switch is located.
The second switch, however, can be found in the easternmost part of the area. Position yourself so that you are behind the frack facing away from the transit system and head to the right until you find a passage that will take you into the woods. Turn left and follow the path south in the same direction as the monorail track. Get to the water's edge and you will find another statue with a switch on it.
Finally, to get to the third switch, you will first have to finish the various puzzles found in this area to create the tetromino bridge that will allow you to get to the other side of the tower. As you cross it, look to the right to see a small islet with a monument on it. Reach the islet to find the third and final statue and, consequently, also the last switch. In this way, you will have concluded this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzle.
This The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue is found in the water, right near where you will find yourself as soon as you enter this area. The plaque on the statue will show you a series of cubes, some of which will be golden and others, however, empty. To get to the location where the puzzle you will need to complete is located, you will have to go down from the location where the transit station is located and go to the right across the water. The place you will have to look for is a small island with some pillars.
At this point, what you will have to do is position yourself so that behind your back there is water pointing north, so that you position yourself in the same way that the slab suggests. Now, you will have to move following the image of the map to activate the right pillars, i.e., the filled ones. This will cause them to fall. For clarity, in the first line, you will have to pass through the northernmost one. In the second row, you will have to go through the first and third on the left. In the third row, it is the penultimate one, starting from the right. And finally, in the fourth row, it is the third from the left. You have now completed this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzle.
Even in the case of this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue, which is located near puzzle room number 3, the plaque will show you the places where you will have to go to activate the switches. The first switch is located in the southernmost part of the outer wall of the room with puzzle number 1. The switch is located on the angled pillar which is on the right if you position yourself facing the room.
The second switch, however, is located in the southernmost part of the external wall of puzzle room number 2. It is located at the end of the wall which is near the entrance, between two concrete angles. Finally, to reach the third switch, you must take the gravity lift to go to the lowest part. Look for a palm terminal that is located in a pound near puzzle room number 5. From this location, you will be able to see where the last switch is located. Activate it, and you will have solved this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzle.
To complete this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzle, head in the direction of puzzle room number 7. Observe, as usual, the plaque to see that there will be a series of cubes drawn on it, some empty and some filled. The first thing to do to complete this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzle is to head in the direction of puzzle room number 6. Face the entrance and you will see that you will find the pillars right behind the room.
Also, in this case, as previously, you will have to lower the right pillars. Take the map to position yourself correctly, i.e., you will have to stay positioned towards the east. Lower the pillar located in the easternmost part, then activate the one located further east than those located to the right of the previous pillar; as regards the pillars located on the left, activate the one located further south; and, finally, as regards the pillars located to the west, activate the one located on the right. This will solve this The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzle.
We have finally reached the last of The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzles that you have to solve. To find it, all you have to do is look for a pair of hand-shaped statues. They are very large, so it is impossible to miss them. On the statue plaque, you will see a map with an
Luckily for you, this place is quite easy to find; it is located near the room of puzzle number 8. Position yourself so that the entrance is behind you and look at the ring that surrounds the entire room. It is divided, in some places, by an angled piece of concrete, so your task is to have the section after this break on your left. At this point, enter one of the hollow spaces to find the switch that you will have to activate to complete the last of The Talos Principle 2 Sphinx statue puzzles.